The extraordinary Ed Jackson, a quadriplegic ex-rugby player who scaled Mount Everest at home
Ed Jackson, a quadriplegic former rugby player, needed another challenge to conquer, so he attempted to climb Mount Everest ... on his stairs.
NZR 'optimistic' of 2020 tests against NH teams
New Zealand Rugby is "optimistic" about hosting northern hemisphere teams in an international schedule later in 2020 as the country edges closer to lifting social distancing restrictions.
NZ to trial golden point, red card replacements
New Zealand's Super Rugby teams will be able to replace red-carded players and drawn matches may be decided by a golden-point tiebreaker when the country's domestic competition starts on June 13.
Premiership gets green light to resume training
England's Gallagher Premiership and second-tier Championship clubs have been given the green light to resume individual training from Tuesday.
Australia want to host Rugby Championship "hub"
Rugby Australia is in talks with the government about allowing New Zealand, South Africa and Argentina's teams to enter the country and be based in a "hub" for a condensed Rugby Championship later in the year.
South African sports teams allowed to resume non-contact training
With South Africa moving to Level 3 of the nationwide State of Disaster lockdown on June 1, professional sports teams have been given the green light to resume non-contact training.
Rugby training safer than visiting supermarket - Exeter Chiefs boss
Resuming training is safer than visiting a supermarket and some Premiership players and coaches are "finding all the reasons" to avoid returning to play amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to Exeter Chiefs Director of Rugby Rob Baxter.
Major League Rugby names new LA franchise
Major League Rugby will welcome a new franchise from 2021 with the LA Giltinis confirmed as one of two expansion teams for next season.
World Rugby approves law trials to reduce risk of COVID-19 transmission
World Rugby's Executive Committee has approved 10 optional law trials for member nations to implement to minimise the risk of spreading the novel coronavirus through player contact, the global governing body said on Thursday.
World Rugby rubbishes Test tournament proposal
World Rugby has rejected a proposal for an unofficial World Cup event next year aimed at boosting the game's finances after the coronavirus stoppage.
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